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The Brazilian Leather Certification of Sustainability (CSCB) will be presented at an international event from September 16th-18th. This is the Second International Convention on Trade and Voluntary Sustainability Standards in Rio de Janeiro, organized by the United Nations Forum on Sustainability Standards (UNFSS, the UN wing for this theme).
The German Leather Federation, VDL, has described the decision of a court in Hannover to dismiss its action against an accessories brand as “a bitter setback”. Reports by Leatherbiz.
Hidenet’s Vera Dordick reports that the US market was very quiet this week with no trades reported of Heavy Texas Steers that were last traded at US $28 during ACLE. Many buyers are holding off in order to see if there is any softness in prices. There were rumoured volume sales at discounted prices but no confirmation.
The importance of the first Sustainable Leather Forum (SLF) was apparent as French Secretary of State, Agnes Pannier-Runacher of the Ministry of Economy and Finance opened the conference (SLF) organized by the Conseil National du Cuir (CNC) in Paris yesterday.
Tyson Foods has announced the appointment of John R. Tyson as its Chief Sustainability Officer, with immediate effect, reports ILM.